Power Play: Sport, the Media and Popular Culture / Edition 1

Power Play: Sport, the Media and Popular Culture / Edition 1

by Raymond Boyle, Richard Haynes
     
 

ISBN-10: 0582369398

ISBN-13: 9780582369399

Pub. Date: 03/17/2000

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

Combines new and original material with an overview of the developing field of media sport to examine the way in which the media have come to dominate how sport is played, organized, and thought about. Traces the evolution of the relationship between sport and media, and examines business relationships that have grown up around television, sponsors, and sport. Also

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Combines new and original material with an overview of the developing field of media sport to examine the way in which the media have come to dominate how sport is played, organized, and thought about. Traces the evolution of the relationship between sport and media, and examines business relationships that have grown up around television, sponsors, and sport. Also looks at sport in the construction of race and gender identities, and at sports journalism. The authors are lecturers in the Department of Film and Media Studies, University of Stirling. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780582369399
Publisher:
Longman Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/17/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.32(w) x 9.24(h) x 0.53(d)

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